The Hail Weston Wildlife and Gardening Group offers a varied programme including: presentations on gardening and wildlife related topics and visits to places of gardening, horticultural, wildlife and conservation interest.
Membership is available (£7/year) but non-members are also welcome to attend at any time.
Non-members pay £2 for a session, members £1. Fees may differ for special events/ trips and will be stated within the programme.
Below is our programme for 2019:
Tues 5th February, 7.30pm, HOW TO COPE WITH A DRY GARDEN, Andrew Sankey, Hail Weston Village Hall, includes raffle
Tues 5th March, 7.30pm, The RAPTOR FOUNDATION INTRODUCES BIRDS OF PREY (including a selection of birds and small indoor flight demonstration), Hail Weston Village Hall, includes items for sale
Tues 2nd April, 7.30pm, BRITAIN’S COASTAL WILDLIFE: I DO LIKE TO BE BESIDE THE SEASIDE, Dr Pat Doody, Hail Weston Village Hall, includes raffle
Wed, 8th May, HAIL WESTON HOUSE GARDEN VISIT (hosted by Nigel Smith, and includes tour of grounds and glass of wine on summerhouse terrace), 6.30pm (finish approx 8.15pm) meet at Hail Weston Village Hall. Booking essential. Contact: email@example.com or 07531043590
Fri 7th June, 6.30pm until late, OPEN GARDEN SAFARI. Includes a glass of Pimm’s and a glass of Prosecco. Village meeting point to be confirmed, £8 (members £6).
Tues 2rd July, GARDEN TOUR AT BUCKDEN TOWERS, meeting at Buckden Towers car park 7.15pm (Tour starts 7.30pm, 8.30-9pm finish) £6 (members £4). Purchase of tickets in advance is essential
Tues 3rd September, 7.30pm, VEG FOR VALUE, Rodney Tibbs, Hail Weston Village Hall, includes raffle
Tues 1st October, 7.30pm, PRUNING – MAKING IT SIMPLE: THE FIRST CUT IS THE DEEPEST, Geoff Hodge, Hail Weston Village Hall
Tues 12th November, 7.30pm, THE SWISS GARDEN: RESTORATION OF A REGENCY GEM, Corrine Price, Hail Weston Village Hall, includes raffle
Tues 3rd December, 7.30pm, GALAPAGOS AND ITS WILDLIFE, Dr Pat Doody, Hail Weston Village Hall
We always welcome new people. If you wish to become a member, be added to our email list or have any queries, please contact Liz Bacon on firstname.lastname@example.org
Or Rod Scuffle on email@example.com or call 07706 198807.